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12:01
12:01

Hoima Registers 16 New Measles Cases measles outbreak 1

The cases were registered at the Runga Landing Site in Kiganja sub-county over the weekend bringing to 394, the total number of people affected by the disease since its outbreak was reported in the district two weeks ago.
12:16
12:16

2,686 People Vaccinated Against Measles In Hoima health officials 1

The outbreak was confirmed last week in four villages of Runga and Kavava in Kiganja sub-county, and Tonya and Rwentale in Buseruka sub-county, along the shores of Lake Albert with children between the ages of one and five years being the most affected demographic group.
19:28
19:28

Gov't Receives Over 20 Million Doses of Measles, Rubella Vaccines measles outbreak 1 Top story

The Director of Clinical Services, Dr. Charles Olaro in the Health Ministry received the last batch of the vaccines at Entebbe International Airport Thursday afternoon. The doses were delivered in five batches.
20:33
20:33

Govt Tasked to Examine Measles Outbreak in Kiryandongo 1

The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga made the directive following a report by Kiryandongo Woman MP Hellen Kahunde of an outbreak of measles in her constituency, where a number of lives have been lost already.
16:45
16:45

Oyam Conducts Mass Measles Vaccination apac district 3

Dr Caroline Agaro, the Oyam District Health Officer, says that the vaccination will be done especially in the Sub Counties of Aber, Myene and Minakula.
06:53
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UVRI Confirms Measles Outbreak in Ntoroko, Mayuge ntoroko district

Dr. Josephine Bwago, the head of department Expanded Programme on Immunisation EPI at UVRI, says received specimen of six measles suspects from Mayuge district on July 11th and another seven from Ntoroko district on July 12, 2018.
07:38
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Masaka Demands Mass Measles Immunization measles outbreak 1 3

Mabeeri explains that 36 cases have been reported at Masaka Regional Referral Hospital, while in other health facilities, they are receiving overwhelming number of children with measles signs.
12:15
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Abim Measles Suspected Cases Turn Negative abim hospital 1 1

Anthony Okengo Okuda, the District Health Officer Abim says that all the five patient whose blood samples were taken for testing, turned negative.
16:12
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Suspected Measles Outbreak Puts Abim on Alert abim district 1

Bradford Okori Abura, the hospital administrator in Abim, says that blood samples have been taken to Uganda Virus Research Institute UVRI Entebbe for further testing. He notes that the surveillance team on the ground is investigating circumstances under which the suspected child could have got measles.
11:27
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Measles Outbreak Confirmed in Kampala, Wakiso 1 Top story

A total of 67 cases have so far been identified and seven of them confirmed by laboratory tests, according to surveillance and case finding reports. The cases are scattered in all the five division of Kampala, as well as several suburbs in Wakiso district.
10:43
10:43

Ministry of Health Issues Measles, Rubella Alert measles outbreak

A statement issued this morning indicates that a number of measles cases have been confirmed in Kamwenge district, western Uganda and in Kamuli, eastern Uganda.
10:56
10:56

Measles Outbreak Worries Kibaale Residents kibaale district

A team of health workers was last evening dispatched to Kakindo Sub County to collect blood samples from some of the patients for further scrutiny. They will also collect body tissue from the deceased; Sanyu Suleiman the Kibaale district surveillance officer- DSO says.
08:54
08:54

Measles Claims 20 Children in DRC in 2 Weeks measles outbreak

Oriental Province Health Inspector Edmond Mulamba says that most of the cases are in Kamako which is 150 miles south of the town of Tshikapa.
06:00
06:00

MoH Confirms Measles outbreak in Hoima, Mass Immunization Planned six killer diseases

The Ministry of Health has confirmed an outbreak of Measles in Hoima district as plans to carry out mass immunizations in the district are under way.
10:09
10:09

Suspected Measles Outbreak In Hoima Leaves One Dead, 200 On Treatment 2

One person has died and about 200 others are on treatment following a suspected outbreak of measles in Kabwoya Sub County, Hoima district.
11:33
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Measles Outbreak Kills Five In Mbale 2

Five children have been killed by measles in Mbale district and more than 150 others are infected as the health authorities announce an outbreak of the disease in the district.
12:32
12:32

Measles Outbreak in Lwengo Leaves 100 Hospitalised lwengo district

The disease broke out two weeks ago leaving about 100 children below five years admitted at Kyazaanga Health Center IV, Kikenene Health Centre III among other health units in the area.
09:09
09:09

Measles Outbreak Confirmed in Lwengo blood samples

Dr. Ronald Kaye, the Lwengo district medical officer says the tests on seven children whose samples were taken to Entebbe have tested positive while over 50 other children are admitted at Kyazaanga health center and Kikenene health center with similar symptoms of measles.
10:47
10:47

Measles Kills Five in Namayingo measles outbreak

The situation is aggravated by parents who are not treating their children for measles, on grounds that the children have been bewitched.
15:06
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Measels Outbreak Reported in Nebbi measles outbreak

Samples taken from four children admitted at Orussi health center III, Erusi Sub County in Nebbi have tested positive for measles.
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